Articles about Electrical Wiring
I wired an outlet from a light switch but the outlet does not work, what did I do wrong? How to Wire a Switch Controlled Outlet.
What can be wrong with a sign light fixture? How to Fix a Fluorescent Light in a Sign Fixture.
Will my existing lights work with a new LED light fixture? Adding a Non Dimmable LED Light Fixture.
Is a main electrical service panel required to have a main breaker or disconnect switch? What is the NEC code article number that states this?
Replacing ceiling porch light fixtures with Westinghouse flush mount model 66919. The old fixtures are on a one way switch and are operable.
Can you put a GFCI breaker on a circuit that has an SO Cord with an L6-30 plug on it? The equipment has a heater element that is used in cleaning beer kegs.
How to Upgrade a Fuse Box. Upgrading an Old Fuse Panel should be more than just replacing the electrical box, here’s what I suggest…
I am buying a new GE dryer for a 30 yr old home that has the typical 10-3 wiring. The manufacturer says it needs to be a 4-wire outlet.
We have an outlet that has a yellow light and the outlet is not working.
How can I wire in more smoke detectors to the existing smoke detectors.
On a main panel for residential application would I need a Meyers hub when drilling my own hole in the side? It will be above a concentric knockout, and used for solar instillation.
I have a strange smell in my house which I think is electrical. I can only describe it as burnt sugar or maybe burnt caramel. What should I do if I have a strange smell in my house which I think is electrical?
Is there a way by looking at the electrical meter to tell how many amps my electrical panel has?
Why a new 50 amp GFCI breaker trips when the outlet Is installed in the box.
Why you should never connect a generator in such a way as to back-feed your electrical system. This is extremely dangerous not only to your home but also the electrical utility crews who may be working on downed electrical wires.
How should I Wire Outlets that are Controlled by a Wall Switch? Rewiring a Switch Controlled Outlet.